vs. when a friend or sibling calls up and wants to stop by to visit?
vs. when you see a person in great need, or get an emergency call from a Sister on your Visiting Teaching list?
vs. when someone invites you to sing in the Stake Choir and needs you to go to choir practice several times a week?
vs. when you notice someone is having a really bad day and needs some cheering up?
vs. when your friends want to go out for a "Girl's Night Out", or when someone has a baby shower coming up and you saw this super-cute DIY craft on Pinterest or a craft blog that you think if you hurry up you'll have just enough time to finish?
vs. when your friend wants you to see their art exhibit or wants your support in some other endeavor they are attempting?
vs. the latest teenage fiction novel series that everyone is talking about, or when your favorite TV show is on or when you haven't checked Cake Wrecks or seen captioned pictures of cute kittens in a while?
Where does the sticky floor fall within all the other aspects of a modern Mormon life?
There are many different demands of our time, and it is easy to get lost within so many competing priorities, but I believe the Lord has given us sufficient direction on this matter.
(Warning - this is a work in progress with frequent updates and an extremely long and quote heavy post with a few lateral jumps and some gender flip-flops, so you may want to pace yourself on this one and realize it is subject to change without prior notice...)